Reward Posted: $4,000 for Petunia, Abused Dog

Mama Petunia

Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Justice for Mama Petunia and It’s A Pittie Rescue are offering a $4,000 reward for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the death of Petunia.

Sunday March 24th Petunia was picked up as a stray by Park Forest Police. She was heading north on Shabonna Drive, found near the crossroads of Shabonna Drive and Mohawk Street – 3 blocks South of Sauk Trail.

She was burned and beaten.

If you have information leading to the identification of the person(s) responsible for the death of Petunia, or any other animal cruelty act such as abuse or dog fighting please contact:

Cook County Sheriff’s Police
Animal Crimes Investigations

More information is available at It’s A Pittie Rescue on Facebook, or on Petunia’s Facebook page here:

A flyer is available here (printable PDF).

Petunia walking


Park Forest Village Manager Tom Mick (right) and Police Chief Cliff Butz work with members of It’s A Pittie Rescue to find who it was who abused Petunia. (Photo: ENEWSPF)
Village Manager Tom Mick, Chief Cliff Butz, It's a Pittie Rescue